Cllr Martin Harley Elected Chairperson of Donegal ETB

Donegal ETB is delighted to announce that Cllr. Martin Harley has been elected as Chairperson of Donegal ETB at its meeting this afternoon. Mr Philip McGlynn has also been elected as Deputy Chairperson.

Speaking about his election Cllr. Martin Harley said, “I am delighted to be elected to this important role with Donegal ETB. As the largest education and training provider in Donegal, Donegal ETB manages fifteen out of the county’s twenty-seven post-primary schools, is the largest provider of Further Education and Training (FET) in the county, manages Gartan Outdoor Education and Training Centre, the Donegal Music Education Partnership and has legal responsibilities for youth work. In 2017 over 26,000 students and learners availed of education and training through all its schools, centres, programmes and services. I look forward to working with the staff of Donegal ETB over the next year to support young people and adults in communities across the county to achieve their educational goals.”

Donegal ETB Chief Executive Anne McHugh said, “Congratulations to our new Chairperson Cllr. Martin Harley on his election. I would also like to extend my congratulations to Mr Philip McGlynn on his election as Deputy Chairperson and I look forward to working with both of them over the coming year.”

Newly elected Chair of Donegal ETB Cllr Martin Harley pictured with outgoing Chairperson Cllr Rena Donaghey and Donegal ETB Chief Executive Anne McHugh.

by Donegal ETB